Original Prints, Paintings & Art Books

The Aubrey Art Gallery

Keith Bird, Artist at the Aubrey Art Gallery

Keith Bird exhibition - Southend, Essex. 20th September - 16th October 2018

Welcome to the Aubrey Art Gallery.

Normal hours of opening are:
Wednesday and Friday - 10.00 to 4.00
Thursday and Saturday - 10.00 to 1.00

On Friday 7th. December, from 6.30-9.00pm, we would be delighted if you could join us for a festive glass of wine and mince pies and take the opportunity to view the gallery before we go online only after Christmas.

We will be closing the gallery for the Christmas break on Saturday 22nd December and then re-opening as an online only gallery from Monday 7th January 2019. As before, there will always be the opportunity for a customer to make an appointment to view a picture de facto - just contact us via telephone or email. We plan to continue with a very active showcase on our website to keep you informed of any news of the artists and new pictures arriving. Meanwhile may we wish you a very happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.
Sincerely, Liz, Alison and Stephen.

The gallery was founded in 2009 and specialises in original prints, drawings, watercolour, oil and acrylic paintings - pictures to give pleasure - by an eclectic mix of artists including Penny Berry Paterson,Hugh Brandon-Cox, Gordon Crossley, Merrie Curtis-Fuller, Paul Darley, John Dobbs, Brin Edwards, Robert Gillmor, Andrew Haslen, Joshua McDowall, Sue Molineux, John Tookey and Nat Young.

The majority of our stock, including a selection of a quality books by artists such as John Busby and Eric Ennion, can be purchased here online - please phone or email to enquire about framed work which does not have a 'buy now' button - but we would be delighted to welcome you to our gallery in the heart of the historic market town of Great Dunmow.

In keeping with a green approach to the environment, the gallery will no longer be sending flyers advertising our exhibitions in the post as everything will be by email. If you would like to be added to our mailing list to receive details of forthcoming exhibitions and special events please e-mail aubreyart@btconnect.com. If you do not have an email address, then of course we will send you any appropriate information (but can you let us have your name please)

Please note delivery costs indicated on this website are for UK sales only, to enquire about purchasing artworks or books from outside of the UK, please email or telephone the gallery to determine delivery charges.

Original Prints

Please note that the prints on our website are not reproductions; they are original limited-edition works of art, printed, signed and numbered by the artist. You can read more about original limited-edition prints, the various methods artists use to create them, and our enthusiasm for them here.

If a print you want has sold, then please do still contact us and we may be able to access another in the same edition.

Gallery News

Featured Artist at the Aubrey Art Gallery
Our featured artist this month is Keith Bird. Visit Keith's page to view his wonderful selection of oil paintings, or take the opportunity to visit his upcoming exhibition in Southend, which runs from the 20th September into October.

Robert Gillmor - Pressing On
Britain's greatest living wildlife printmaker and the last remaining founding member of the Society of Wildife Artists (SWLA), Robert Gillmor relocated from Reading to Cley-next-the-Sea in Norfolk in 1998. This year he celebrates the 20th anniversary of his move with an all-Norfolk book entitled Pressing On. Featuring 160 linocuts created since 2006, the book reproduces all 46 Royal Mail Post & Go stamp designs, 33 New Naturalist Library book jackets, some 30 prints created for gallery sale, plus various Christmas cards, book illustrations and logos. Format: Hardback, 227mm x 227mm. 168 pages (full colour throughout). UK price: 25.00.

Other News
The Gallery is delighted to welcome new works by the Cambridgeshire artist Janet Gammans. Alongside her hallmark paintings of hares and seascapes, Janet has painted very dynamic yet delicate watercolours of London views - a must see!

The gallery is also displaying pieces from the art collection of Babatunde Folarin. Babatunde has travelled widely and met a fascinating variety of artists resulting in the accumulation of a most intriguing, diverse and challenging collection of pictures. Some of the pictures are available to enjoy at the gallery - with the rest of the collection being accessible through the link below. Why not treat yourself to taking out a a few enjoyable minutes to browse through the collection.

Babatunde Folarin Collection  Babatunde Folarin Collection  Babatunde Folarin Collection

Babatunde Folarin Collection

Paul Finn has had a painting accepted for the London Group exhibition in November.

Michele Ashby has had a painting selected for the RSMA exhibition.

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Michele Ashby

Michele`s latest pictures offer a new subject for the Aubrey art gallery - a very warm welcome to her `Little Ballerina `series. These beautiful pastels portray the `behind the scene` experience of young children, capturing the nervousness, excitement and thrill of being on stage.

Michele Ashby  Michele Ashby

Michele Ashby's Little Ballerina Series